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Question 1 of 25
Why did you decide to become a teacher?
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I saw how well students connected with me. They trusted me and looked up to me.
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Question 2 of 25
How well has your college/university prepared you for the field of teaching?
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It has prepared me in multiple ways teaching me about different methods, how to work with students with different special needs, the importance of play, but I am eager to see how these methods actually play out in the classroom and how well they work.
Question 3 of 25
Why are you the best person for this student teaching position?
Question 4 of 25
How do you handle stressful situations?
Question 5 of 25
How will you instruct students with varying abilities?
Question 6 of 25
What challenges are you looking as a student teacher?
Question 7 of 25
Are you a team player?
Question 8 of 25
Have you ever taken care of someone? Did you enjoy it?
Question 9 of 25
Do you consider yourself a risk taker?
Question 10 of 25
What is your greatest strength?
Question 11 of 25
What part of teaching do you look the most forward to?
Question 12 of 25
How would you feel when a student fails?
Question 13 of 25
What is your philosophy towards work?
Question 14 of 25
If students were having difficulty learning a skill or concept, what would you do?
Question 15 of 25
What is the toughest problem you've had to face? And how did you overcome it?
Question 16 of 25
If a student said she thought you were the worst teacher she ever had, what would you say?
Question 17 of 25
What makes you qualified for this teaching position?
Question 18 of 25
What are your career goals?
Question 19 of 25
What is your greatest strength? How does it help you with teaching?
Question 20 of 25
What is your greatest weakness? What are you doing to improve it?
Question 21 of 25
What separates you from other teaching candidates?
Question 22 of 25
Why did you become a teacher?
Question 23 of 25
How well has your university prepared you for teaching?
Question 24 of 25
What is the most satisfying thing about teaching?
Question 25 of 25
Are you a positive and energetic person?

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